One of the qualifications for determining if you have a Georgia workers’ compensation claim is that you are injured while in the course and scope of your employment. In other words you must be performing the job you were hired to do. Lunch breaks typically do not qualify, that said, it is always a good idea to speak with a Georgia workers’ compensation attorney to get their specific opinion on your specific facts.
Be informed. Be aware. Be prepared.
Ty Wilson is a Georgia workers compensation attorney, with offices in Savannah and Atlanta, who provides free information to the injured and the families of the injured. Visit tywilsonlaw.com to order his FREE Georgia workers compensation “Special Reports” and to read his many articles and to watch his videos.
If you have specific questions for a workers compensation attorney in Georgia, give Ty at call 912-508-4711 in Savannah or 770-948-5454 in Atlanta.